Macau Poker Cup January special this weekend

ps_news_thn.jpgThe buzz in Asia is already growing for the Macau Poker Cup in February, but the race for 2011 Asia Player of the Year (APOY) begins this weekend at PokerStars Macau where the MPC January Special runs from January 21-23.

There will be three official Asia Player of the Year events over the weekend including the featured HKD $5,000 NLH with a HKD $250,000 guarantee. Already confirmed attendees include defending APOY winner Bryan Huang and fellow Team PokerStars Pros Raymond Wu and Celina Lin.

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Raymond Wu

The winner of the 2011 APOY will win a one-year sponsorship with PokerStars Macau. Players can qualify live at the PokerStars Macau poker room now through to January 22.

MPC January Special Schedule
(all figures in HKD)

Friday, January 21 @ 8:10 PM - $2,000 KO Bounty ($400 for each player eliminated
Saturday, January 22 @ 8:10 PM - $5,000 NLH ($250,000 Guarantee)
Sunday, January 23 @ 2:10 PM - $1,500 Deepstack NLH

For more information please visit PokerStars Macau.